Getting Lost
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Getting Lost

Two years ago M bought his dream car, a 1964 Ford Mustang. I was skeptical to say the least that a three-gear, AC-free, 50-year-old car would be a suitable choice for the hills of San Francisco. While that’s true (there…

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Saying Goodbye
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Saying Goodbye

Having mentioned her and her clothing cast-offs on this blog since its inception, it would be remiss of me not to mention the passing of my grandmother (affectionately referred to as Grandma Ship-Shape around these parts) at the start of the month. While…

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The $20 Wedding Outfit
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The $20 Wedding Outfit

Yep, you read that right – this outfit (minus the shoes, which were also a bargain at the US equivalent of $10) cost less than a one hour yoga class. If you’re anything like me, the thought of picking out…

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Old Favourites
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Old Favourites

Today I fly back to San Francisco. I definitely have mixed feelings about this as I love my adopted city – I just wish I could scoop up our friends and family and take them back there with me. The…

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Prints Charming
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Prints Charming

Long-time readers will know that I love my prints. From floral trousers to vintage sundresses, my wardrobe is choc-full of colour and print. Recently I’ve been drawn to simpler, more minimalistic (for me, at least) clothing combinations, mostly due a…

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